Oct. 14, 2021

Deep Data: What the election results say about political contestation in Iraq

Iraq/Politics

The voting tallies for Iraq’s 2021 parliamentary elections have yet to be finalized, but preliminary results released by the Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) reveal some surprising outcomes that few observers had predicted. While it is far too early to draw any firm conclusions, the data that is currently available—including from previous elections—can help us speculate about what happened on Election Day, and why....

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Ali Al-Mawlawi
Ali Al-Mawlawi
Ali Al-Mawlawi is an independent analyst and researcher who specializes in Iraq's political economy. ... Full Bio
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